Subscribe      List an Event or Business      Invite a Writer      Write for WN      Writers      Other Locations
list an event      1 million Australian readers every month      facebook

Festival of Colours at Barwon Park Mansion

Home > Melbourne > Cultural Events | Fun for Children | Fun Things To Do | Historic Houses
by Ree Maloney (subscribe)
Ree Maloney
Event:
Embrace your inner child, get covered in colour
Festival of Colour
Festival of Colour

Are you looking for something a little different to do with family or friends these school holidays? Then it's probably time to put on your oldest clothes and be covered in a rainbow of coloured powders at Barwon Park Mansion in Winchelsea.

The Festival of Colours is better known amongst Indians as the Festival of Holi. It's a traditional Spring festival in the Hindu culture and is celebrated by coming together with music, laughter and of course - lots and lots of colour.

Whatever you do, don't wear your best clothes and don't bring your expensive camera. Bring a cheap camera to take lots of photos, though, because they will look absolutely amazing.

This is a time to forget about the workplace, forget about being an adult and bring out your inner child as you make it your mission to see who can get covered in the most colours.

Winchelsea is located about an hour and half from Melbourne's CBD. If you'd like to view Barwon Park Mansion, plan to get there early, take a tour and then join in the colour festival.

There will also be music, jumping castles and lots of vegetarian food. One coloured powder comes with your entry ticket and extras are available for purchase.
Help us improve  Click here if you liked this article  7
Share: email  facebook  twitter
Why? Colourful family fun
When: 11am 9th April 2017
Phone: (03) 5288-7383
Where: Barwon Park Mansion, Winchelsea
Cost: $10
Your Comment
Articles from other cities
Featured
Foodi Photoh Classie
Related
by Lady Tennyson on 14/04/2015
by Jen on 27/08/2014
by Vanessa on 09/04/2014
Top Events
Popular Articles
Categories
Lists
Questions